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SWPA, funded in 2003, is a Comprehensive project focused on Math and Science for Elementary, Middle, and High School grade levels. Here is some featured work.

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In The Press

Math matters: Which is why our teachers must know how to teach it
This commentary from Nancy Bunt, PI of the MSP of Southwestern Pennsylvania, argues that Americans must have a firm understanding of mathematics in order to adequately grapple with real economic…   more >

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In The Press
Focus on Science, Math Pays Off - Pittsburgh Tribune Review Article

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review ran an article heralding several Southwestern Pennsylvania MSP schools for their student achievement, linking their progress with...   more >

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Papers and Reports
Professional Development Participation and the Role of Administrator Involvement in the MSP of SW Pennsylvania

"This study reinforces findings in the literature showing positive relationships between administrative leadership in central offices and the professional growth...   more >

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Papers and Reports
MSP of Southwest Pennsylvania: Year Three Evaluation Report

This is the second year evaluation conducted by the Assessment and Evaluation Team of SWPA MSP and published by RAND...   more >

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